A 7.1-magnitude earthquake hit the New Zealand coast, prompting an immediate response. So which countries are best equipped for earthquakes?
The Guardian: How did Chile manage to survive its recent earthquake virtually unscathed?
The New York Times: Japan’s Strict Building Codes Saved Lives http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/12/world/asia/12codes.html?_r=0
UNESCO: Earthquake and Tsunami in Chile: massive evacuation and building codes help to reduce loss of life
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